Strides Against Violence 5K

1 Mile, 1K, Other

Event Date

Sat, Oct 21, 2017


Richardson, TX


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Strides Against Violence 5K

$35 $35 Closed

1K Fun Run

$15 $15 Closed

Virtual Runner

$25 $25 Closed

About This Activity

Join us on October 21, 2017 for the Strides Against Violence 5K. This run benefits Chetna, Families to Freedom, Hope's Door New Beginning Center, Texas Muslim Women's Foundation, and Turning Paiges. Let's bring awareness to intimate partner, family and sexual violence!

Come run, walk or cheer with us!

Intimate Partner Violence FACTS

1 in 4 women are affected by intimate partner; 1 in 3 in North Texas

1 in 5 women are affected by sexual violence

1 in 7 men are affected by intimate partner violence

1 in 20 men are affected by sexual violence

LGBTQ reported levels of intimate partner violence equal to or higher than those of heterosexuals.

In the time it takes to run 40 minutes, 20 individuals are sexually assaulted in the US.

The annual cost of intimate partner violence in the US exceeds $12.6 billion a year or $4 per person.

The average cost of being a rape victim is estimated at $110,000.

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